What Sandy is Growing in Her Greenhouses!

We have two large greenhouses at Sandy’s Back Porch, where we grow tried and true as well as unusual annuals for sun and shade and everything in between!
(Our plants are either grown here or delivered throughout the season and are subject to availability.)

VarietyName (Common Name)
Notes
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Agastache (Hummingbird Mint)

agastache

Very aromatic, long lasting color. Attracts hummingbirds, bees and butterflies. Prefers well-drained soil.

Acapulco Orange16-18″ tall by 18″ wideSun
Acapulco Salmon24-30″ tall by 15″ wideSun

Angelonia (Summer Snapdragon)
angelonia
This low maintenance plant copes well with heat, some drought & flowers throughout the season.

Great in beds and containers.
Angelface® Blue18-24″ tall by 12-18″ wideSun
Angelface® Perfectly Pink18-30″ tall by 12-18″ wideSun
Angelface® Wedgewood Blue18-24″ tall by 12-18″ wideSun
Angelface® White18-24″ tall by 12-18″ wideSun
Archangel™ Rasperry Improved12-14″ tall by 10-12″ wideSun
Archangel™ White12-14″ tall by 10-12″ wideSun

Bidens
Vigorous grower – Heat Tolerant – Attracts Butterflies
Campfire / Goldilocks Rocks /  Bee Alive
Campfire – 2018 NEWThis eary to grow plant is a vigorous grower that is heat tolerant. It has striking scarlet and yellow flowers in the summer months and muted orange petals in early spring and fall. It has continuous blooms and is self-cleaning, no dead-heading necessary Attracts Butterflies It grows only 12 to 18″ tall and will spread 18 to 24″.Part Shade to Sun
Goldilocks Rocks12-14″ tall and 14-18″ spreadSun
Bee Alive8-10″ H x 18-24″ WSun

Browallia
Great addition to a shady spot in the garden or container
Endless® Illumination BlueBrilliant blue flowers bloom profusely throughout the season. Continuous bloomer. 12-16″ and 10-14″ spreadPart Shade to Shade
Endless® Flirtation WhiteBrilliant white flowers bloom profusely throughout the season. Continuous bloomer. 12-16″ and 10-14″ spreadPart Shade to Shade

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Calibrochoa (Million Bells / Superbells)Commonly called million bells or Superbells, these plants are prolific bloomers that produce hundreds of 1” wide flowers from spring to frost. They are among the smallest of petunias but may look bigger due to the clustered appearance of the seasonal blooms. They come in almost every color and style. They need well drained soil and regular fertilizing. They need little or no deadheading.
Aloha™ Red Cartwheel Part Sun to Sun
Bright Red Part Sun to Sun
Can-Can® Bumble Bee Pink10-15″Part Sun to Sun
Cabaret® Cherry Rose6-10″ tall by 18″ spreadPart Sun to Sun
Cabaret® Deep Blue6-10″ tall by 10-12″ spreadPart Sun to Sun
Cabaret® Lemon Yellow6-10″ x 10-12″Part Sun to Sun
Celebration Chameleon® Series Calibrachoas
A unique series with living colors. This series change their color during the season due to light level and day length. This gives an exciting mix on one plant. Plants have a medium-compact trailing habit and are free flowering during summer. Chameleon is an outstanding  performer and is great in hanging baskets.
Celebration Chameleon® Blueberry SconeShades of bluish purple, violet, and yellow.Part Sun to Sun
Celebration Chameleon® Cherry BananaShades of yellow and reddish purple. 4-8″ by 10-12″Part Sun to Sun
Celebration Chameleon® Sunshine BerryShades of coral, rose & yellow tonesPart Sun to Sun
Deep Yellow Part Sun to Sun
Double Deep Yellow6-10″ tall by 12-16″ spreadPart Sun to Sun
Lavender6-10″ tall by 10-12″ spreadPart Sun to Sun
Noa Papaya6-9″ tall by 12-18″ spreadPart Sun to Sun
Orange6-10″ tall by 10-12″ spreadPart Sun to Sun
Pink6-10″ tall by 10-12″ spreadPart Sun to Sun
Tiki Neon Rose10-14″ tall and 12-18″ spreadPart Sun to Sun
Vampire10-15″ tall and 10-15″ spreadPart Sun to Sun
White Improved6-10″ tall by 10-12″ spreadPart Sun to Sun
Yellow Improved4-8″ tall and 12-16″ spreadPart Sun to Sun
New Superbells for 2018Blue Moon Punch / Double Ruby / Over Easy / Rising Star
Superbells® Blue Moon Punch – NEW
6-12″ tall and trails to 30″
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Part Sun to Sun
Superbells® Cherry Star6-12″ tall and trails to 24″Part Sun to Sun
Superbells® Coralina6-12″ tall and spread to 18″Part Sun to Sun
Superbells® Double RubyNEWAbundant, small double petunia-like flowers . 6-12″ and 12-24″ spread
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Part Sun to Sun
Superbells® Dreamsicle6-12″ tall and trails to 30″Part Sun to Sun
Superbells® Evening Star6-12″ tall and trails to 24″Part Sun to Sun
Superbells® Grape Punch6-12″ tall and trails to 24″Part Sun to Sun
Superbells® Holy Moly6-12″ tall and trails to 24″Part Sun to Sun
Superbells® Lemon Slice6-12″ tall and trails to 24″Part Sun to Sun
Superbells® Morning Star6-12″ tall and trails to 30″Part Sun to Sun
Superbells® Over Easy – NEW6-12″ tall and spread to 18″
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Part Sun to Sun
Superbells® Pomegranate Punch6-12″ tall and trails to 24″Part Sun to Sun
Superbells® Rising Star – NEW

6-12″ tall and spread to 18″
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Part Sun to Sun
Superbells® Strawberry Punch6-12″ tall and trails to 30″Part Sun to Sun
Superbells® Tropical Sunrise6-12″ tall and spread to 18″Part Sun to Sun
Superbells® Yellow Chiffon6-12″ tall and trails to 24″Part Sun to Sun

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Confetti Mixes
Great combinations of different varieties
 Hilo / Luau / Main Street Trafalgar Square
HiloMix of Aloha Kona Dark Red, Aloha Kona Midnight Blue and Aloha Kona Pineapple CalibrachoasPart Sun to Sun
LuauMix of Aloha Tiki Orange, Aloha Red and Aloha Purple CalibrachoasPart Sun to Sun
Main Street Trafalgar SquareMix of Main Street Broad Street, Main Street Wall Street, and Main Street River Walk ColeusPart Shade to Part Sun
 Pirates Beauty / Shocking Blue / Summer
Pirates BeautyMix of Sweetunia Johnny Flame, Aloha Kona Tiki Soft Pink Calibrachoa and Empress Flair Pink Charme VerbenaSun
Shocking BlueAloha Kona True Blue Calibrachoa, Surprise Blue Sky Petunia and Wicked Cool Blue VerbenaSun
SummerAloha Kona Cherry Red, Aloha Kona Pineapple and Aloha Kona Hot Orange CalibrachoasPart Sun to Sun
Safari Outback / Safari Evening
Safari OutbackMix of Great Falls Niagara Coleus, Aloha Nani Golden Girl and Aloha Kona Mango CalibrachoasPart Sun to Part Shade
Safari EveningMix of Great Falls Niagara Coleus, Sweetunia Suzie Storm and Hula Soft Pink CalibrachoaPart Sun to Shade

Celosia (Cockscomb)
Intenz Dark PurpleBold purple plumes bloom from spring through summer. Upright habit reaching 18 inches tall and 12 inches wide. Low maintenance and heat and drought tolerant. Perfect for mixed borders and beds. Attracts bees and butterflies.Sun

Coleus
Beauty of LyonNarrow, sharply defined leaves variegated with orange, dark purple and lime green coloring. 12-18″ tall.Part Sun to Shade
Color Blaze® SedonaLobed, rounded leaves with a unique rusty orange color; named after the mountains in Sedona. 24-30″ tall.Part Shade to Shade
Color Blaze® VelveteenFuchsia and burgundy foliage, with very late or no blooms. This easy to grow coleus will reach 24-34″ tall and spread 12-16″.Sun to Shade
Dutch Mill Drive16″ tall and uprightPart Sun to Shade
French QuarterFrench Quarter Sun Coleus has a dark pink center surrounded by darker mahogany with veins running into bright green edges. 18-36″ tall.Sun to Part Shade
Great Falls AngelMinute, heart-shaped leaves have magenta centers highlighted with green trim. The well behaved growing plants add architectural interest and are great mixed in planters & baskets with other flowers or foliage or are attractive enough to grow all by themselves. Shade and heat tolerant. Height. 6-10 inches.Part Shade to Shade
Great Falls NiagaraBurgundy centers with green edges. Shade and heat tolerant. A well behaved trailer!Part Shade to Shade
Great Falls YosemiteSmall leaved, chartreuse foliage with lemon yellow centers and a splash of cherry veining. Height. 6-10″ tall.Part Shade to Shade
Stained Glass Kiwi FernA mounding display of deeply lobed, vibrant plum colored foliage with lime green margins. Performs in spring weather and in the heat of summer! Bold accent for borders, beds, window boxes and containers. 2-3′ tall and 1-2′ wide.Part Shade to Part Sun
MacawSmall, compact tight habit and leaves are maroon and lobed with cream. They looks adorable in small pots.Part Shade to Shade
Main Street Series
Main Street coleus are a series of coleus varieties named for famous avenues. Every variety grows well in sun or shade and flowers late (allowing the leaves and habit to remain at their best). They also have the same vigor as one another, making it easy to grow more than one variety in a container together.
Main Street Broad StreetDeep burgundy with chartreuse edges and centers. Height: 16-18″ and will spread 10-12″.Sun to Shade
Main Street Fifth AvenueAttractive serrated pointy leaves are mahogany to purple with a hot pink center and lime green edge. Bushy and compact, it is a great coleus for pots and edging a border. Very sturdy and a good grower.  16″ tall by 12″ spread.Part Sun to Shade
Main Street Oxford StreetAttractive serrated pointy leaves are cherry-red splotched with dark red and edged with lime green. The plant habit is well branched and uniform. A brilliant color option for you shady to part shady garden areas. Height: 18” – Spread: 12”Sun to Shade
Main Street Rodeo DriveRuffled, lobed leaves accented with deep purple edges and highlights make this foliage plant a delight to combine with other annuals. 12-24″ tall.Sun to Part Shade
Main Street Ruby RoadDeep maroon foliage edged with green, and centered with bright pink. Shade and heat tolerant. 18-24″ tall and wide.Sun to Shade
RedheadBright, true-red foliage adds a flair to the garden. A great choice for easy-care long lasting color in landscape borders or mixed patio containers. Upright grower 18-24″ tall by 16-28″ wide.Part Sun to Shade
Salsa VerdeVigorous lime green addition to the FlameThrower™ series. Medium compact habit makes it ideal for mixed containers. Height. 12-18 inchesPart Shade to Shade
Trailing Plum – NEW
Trailing Plum Coleus
A compact, sprawling habit. Great in the ground or containers. Mounding, spreading display of stunning deep red foliage with two tone crimson-pink margins and ruffled creamy green edges. Bold accent for borders, beds, window boxes and containers. Grows 10-12″ tall by 18-24″ wide.
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Part Shade to Part Sun
WasabiIntense chartreuse color. Deeply lobed leaves . Fertilize every other week with a liquid fertilizer (or once a month if you are also using a slow release fertilizer)Part Sun
Wedding TrainThe dark color and unique texture are great for shade containers and baskets. A distinctive trailing habit. Hardy until frost and thrives in the heat. 10-12″ tall and 24-36″ spread.Sun to Shade

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(Our plants are either grown here or delivered throughout the season and are subject to availability.)

Cuphea
Vermillionaire® (Firecracker Plant)Abundant yellow orange flowers all season long; loves the heat and loved by hummingbirds. Continuouis bloomer. 18-24″ tall and wide.Sun

Evolvulus
Blue My Mind®True blue flowers and fuzzy, silvery-green foliage and extemely heat tolerant plants. 6-12″ tall and 12-24″ spread.Sun

Sandy’s Spectacular Geraniums
Geranium Allure Series
This super-sized Geranium is great in large containers, baskets or in the garden bed. These upright plants are vigorous growers and highly stress tolerant, displaying their large semi-double blooms all season.
Pink Sizzle14 – 18″ tall by 12 – 14″ wideSun
Hot Coral14 – 18″ tall by 12 – 14″ wideSun
Tangerine14 – 18″ tall by 12 – 14″ wideSun
White14 – 18″ tall by 12 – 14″ wideSun
Survivor Geraniums
Outstanding branching habit and are extremely free flowering. Large flower heads Flowers spring, summer and autumn. Remove spent blooms to promote flowering.
Baby FaceBold balls of lightly-scented shell pink flowers with pink overtones at the ends of the stems from late spring to early fall. With its upright habit of growth, it is best suited for use as a thriller in the spiller / thriller / filler container combination. 20″ tall.Sun
BlueDeep red-purple flowers bloom on sturdy, 12 to 18″ plants over medium green foliage. Sturdy plants are heat, cold, rain and wind tolerant and produce many full blooms. Plant in well-drained soil. Pinch off faded flowers to promote continuous bloom.Sun
CoralBig, bushy flowers in soft salmon with white edges above dense, well-branched, green foliage. 12″ tall by 10″ wide.Sun
Pink BatikA mix of all shades of pink, from rose to nearly white, on every petal. 12″ tall by 10″ wide.Sun
Mosquito Shocker
Mosquito Shocker GeraniumThis lemon scented geranium has three times higher oil content than the ordinary mosquito repelling geraniums. Really repels mosquitoes. Perfect for window boxes, hanging baskets and containers. Overview.Part to Full Sun
Calliope Geraniums
The calliope geranium is drought-tolerant, versatile and easy to care for. They are a vigorous, mounding to semi-trailing plant habit that will quickly fill hanging baskets, planters and garden beds. Large, semi-double flowers
Large Dark Red12-14″ tall by 18-24″ spreadSun to Part Shade
Medium Lavender Rose12″ tall by 10″ wide.Sun to Part Shade
Medium Pink Flame16-20″ by 14-16″ spreadSun to Part Shade
Medium Crimson Flame16-20″ by 14-16″ spreadSun to Part Shade
Large Salmon16-20″ by 14-16″ spreadSun to Part Shade
Magenta16-20″ by 14-16″ spreadSun to Part Shade
Americana Geraniums
Big, beautiful, intensely colored flower clusters are the crowning glory of the Americana™ Series of zonal geraniums. These beauties have robust, upright, well-branched habits as well as pretty scalloped leaves in addition to its huge clusters of semi-double flowers
Dark Red12-16″ tallSun to Part Shade
Geranium Ivy
Great Balls of Fire SeriesIvy Geraniums have a lovely, free-flowering nature and trailing habit that makes them ideal for window boxes, deck boxes, hanging planters and stand-type planters. Sometimes called hanging geraniums, they offer very pretty ivy-like leaves and a well-rounded shape. They thrive in well-drained soil and put on their best display when feed a well-balanced liquid fertilizer. They have large blooms and great heat tolerance.Sun to Part Shade
Great Balls of Fire Pink12-14″ tall by 18-24″ spreadSun to Part Shade
Great Balls of Fire Lavender12-14″ tall by 18-24″ spreadSun to Part Shade
Great Balls of Fire White12-14″ tall by 18-24″ spreadSun to Part Shade
Great Balls of Fire Light Lavender12-14″ tall by 18-24″ spreadSun to Part Shade
Freestyle Arctic RedLarge blooms and high heat tolerance. Freestyle Arctic Red features unique Red and White two tone blooms. 10-12″ tall by 16-20″ spreadSun to Part Shade
Rocky Mountain Geraniums
Strong, vigorous plants for large containers and landscape plantings. Large round flowers. Rocky Mountain Geraniums are larger than your typical geranium.
Light Pink14-16″ tall and wideSun
Salmon14-16″ tall and wideSun
Lavender14-16″ tall and wideSun
Magenta14-16″ tall and wideSun
Deep Rose14-16″ tall and wideSun
White14-16″ tall and wideSun
Dark Red14-16″ tall and wideSun
Pink14-16″ tall and wideSun
Deep Rose14-16″ tall and wideSun
Red14-16″ tall and wideSun
Mosaic Geraniums
Unique bicolor flowers and vigorous growth habit. Great for pots and hanging baskets. Easy care plants that thrive in pots and well drained garden soil. The handsome foliage of these vigorous plants looks fantastic cascading from pots, hanging baskets and garden walls.
Classic Mosaic RedUnique speckled scarlet-red flecksSun
Classic Mosaic PurpleThe flowers are a flecked mix of whites and soft through to dark pinks.Sun

Hypoestes (Polka Dot Plant)
Hippo Rose – NEWColorful heat tolerant foliage plant that is easy to grow. 16-22″ tall by 8-14″ spread (Click here for more information )Sun or Shade

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(Our plants are either grown here or delivered throughout the season and are subject to availability.)

Lantana
Great annual that is fragrant, heat tolerant and attracts hummingbirds and butterflies.
Berry Blend18-30″ tall by 20-30″‘ spreadSun
Citrus15-20″ tall by 18-24″ spreadSun
Citrus Blend18-30″ tall by 20-30″‘ spreadSun
Lemon Glow12-16″ tall by 12-14″ spreadSun
Lemon Zest12-26″ tall by 12-24″ spreadSun
Little Lucky Lemon Cream10-12″ tall and wideSun
Lucky Flame Impr12-16″ tall by 12-14″ spreadSun
Lucky Pot of gold12-16″ tall by 12-14″ spreadSun
Lucky Red12-16″ tall by 12-16″ spreadSun
Lucky Sunrise Rose12-16″ tall by 12-14″ spreadSun
Lucky Yellow12-16″ tall by 12-14″ spreadSun
Royale Cosmos – NEWLantana Luscious Royale Cosmo12-26″ tall by 12-24″ spread (Click here for more information )
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Laurentia
Beth’s Blue (Blue Star Flower or Blue Star Creeper)Heat Tolerant . 10-14″ tall by 10-14″ wideSun

Lobularia (Sweet Alyssum)
Lavender StreamFast-growing mounds of lavender mist flowers. Use in garden beds and containers. Heat tolerant, with sweetly scented blooms that last all summer and into fall.Part Shade to Sun
Silver StreamThis ball-shaped plant is self-cleaning and heat tolerant. An abundance of dainty white flower clusters that have a wonderfully sweet, honey-like fragrance. This fast, easy to grow plant is a perfect filler to mixed containers, hanging baskets, and window boxes. Attracts butterflies.Part Shade to Sun

Manettia (Candy Corn Vine)
Small, bright red blooms tipped with gold look just like candy corn candy! A vigorous climber, heat and drought tolerant. Can grow to 15 feet as long as it is supported well.Part to Full Sun

Mercadonia
Magic CarpetTough, durable and loaded with bright yellow flowers all season long! Frost and heat tolerance means great garden performance. Semi-trailing habit for ground cover, baskets or mixed containers.Part to Full Sun

Sunsatia Nemesia
Sunsatia Nemesia holds its own in both cool and hot temperatures, and is outstanding in hanging baskets, combos, and window boxes. Requires good drainage. More heat tolerant than most nemesia.
Sunsatia LemonShades of yellow. 6-10″ tall and 12-16″ spread.Part to Full Sun
Sunsatia Blood OrangeRich shades of orange, red and yellow. 10-14″ tall and 12-16″ spreadPart to Full Sun

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New Guinea Impatiens and Sunpatiens
New Guinea Impatien
They will tolerate moderate amounts of sunshine, and will thrives in light shade. Flower beds or containers with eastern exposure, which get morning sunshine and afternoon shade, are ideal locations for these plants. Keep the soil moist and feed monthly.
Infinity® Blushing Lilac10-14″ by 6-12″ spreadAfternoon Shade / Filtered Sun
Infinity® Lavender Improved10-14″ by 6-12″ spreadAfternoon Shade / Filtered Sun
Infinity® Red10-14″ by 6-12″ spreadAfternoon Shade / Filtered Sun
Infinity® Salmon10-14″ by 6-12″ spreadAfternoon Shade / Filtered Sun
Magnum Wild Salmon8″ tall by 14″ spreadAfternoon Shade / Filtered Sun
Petticoat Blue6″ to 12″ tall.Afternoon Shade / Filtered Sun
Petticoat Mandarin Star6″ to 12″ tall.Afternoon Shade / Filtered Sun
Sonic Salmon12″ tall by 12″ wideAfternoon Shade / Filtered Sun
Sonic® Magic Pink12″ tall by 12″ wideAfternoon Shade / Filtered Sun
Sonic® Orange12″ tall by 12″ wideAfternoon Shade / Filtered Sun
Sonic® Pink12″ tall by 12″ wideAfternoon Shade / Filtered Sun
Sonic® White12″ tall by 12″ wideAfternoon Shade / Filtered Sun
Wild Romance WhiteRose-like appearance with a few extra petals per flower.Afternoon Shade / Filtered Sun
Willd Romance Blush Pink Afternoon Shade / Filtered Sun

Sunpatien
Sunpatiens thrives in full sun. This vigorous annual works great as a bedding plant or in a large container. Grow Sunpatiens with rich, well-drained soil. While they grow well in sun or shade, they will produce more blooms in the sun. Water whenever the surface of the soil feels dry
Compact Fire Red12-24″ tall and wideSun to Shade
Compact Royal Magenta12-24″ tall and wideSun to Shade
Compact Deep Rose12-24″ tall and wideSun to Shade
Compact White12-24″ tall and wideSun to Shade
Compact Orchid12-24″ tall and wideSun to Shade
Spreading Corona Sun to Shade

Osteospermum
Add tons of color to your spring garden with osteospermum. Osteospermum loves cool weather and will bloom its head off until hot summer weather. The plants will sulk until the weather turns cool again in the fall. Osteospermum grows 15 to 24 inches tall and makes a superb container plant. The plant is also deer and rabbit resistant. Water the plants whenever the soil feels dry. Because osteospermum prefers cool temperatures, plant them in the early spring, being sure to protect them from an unexpected frost. Remove the flowers as they fade to promote additional flushes of bloom.
Blue Eyed Beauty10-14″ tall by 14-20″ wideSunny Spot in Spring
Voltage White12-18″ tall by 14-20″ wideSunny Spot in Spring
Blushing Beauty10-14″ tall by 14-20″ wideSunny Spot in Spring
Double Moonglow – NEW
Double Moonglow Osteospermum
8-12″ tall and wide (Click here for more information )
Sunny Spot in Spring
Symphony Orange8-14″ tall by 12-18″ wideSunny Spot in Spring
Soprano Purple8-14″ tall by 12-14″ wideSunny Spot in Spring

(Our plants are either grown here or delivered throughout the season and are subject to availability.)
Penta
s

Pentas are low maintenance plants that will perform beautifully in heat and humid conditions. They are abundant bloomers. Fertilize in spring with a slow release granular fertilizer. Pentas is a sun lover and attracts hummingbirds and butterflies
Starcluster Violet18-22″ tall by 22-24″ spreadSun
Starcluster Red18-22″ tall by 22-24″ spreadSun
Falling Star® WhiteTrailing habit grows 8-10″ tall with a 24-26″ spreadSun
Falling Star® Pink BicolorTrailing habit grows 8-10″ tall with a 24-26″ spreadSun
Falling Star® RoseTrailing habit grows 8-10″ tall with a 24-26″ spreadSun
Falling Star® RedTrailing habit grows 8-10″ tall with a 24-26″ spreadSun

Petunias
Petunias are one of the most popular annuals to use in garden beds, porches and patios. Use them to edge a flower bed, as an annual ground cover, or for spilling out of a container or hanging basket. These tried and true plants will give you color from late spring to fall. They can be grown in part shade, but will produce more blooms in full sun.
New Petunias for 2018Cascadias Purple Gem / Royal Magenta  Lovie Dovie
Black MagicThe blackest black petunia on the market! 10-16″ tall by 16 – 20″ spreadSun
Cascadias Purple Gem – NEW
 10-16″ by 16 – 20″ (Click here for more information )
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Night Sky Blue10-16″ tall by 20-30 wideSun
Night Sky Pink10-16″ tall by 20-30 wideSun
Crazytunias
Crazytunias grow strong and fast and they don’t go straggly or bald in the centre.  They are being hailed for their bold, chunky growth habit.  They’re naturally multi-branching and you don’t have to trim them to maintain that tidy shape. Tolerate rain and overwatering.
Amore FiestaSemi Trailing. 10-12″ tall by 12-14″ spreadSun
Amore Queen of Hearts10-12″ tall and wideSun
Blackberry Mojito10-15″ tall by 10-12″ spreadSun
French Kiss6-10″ tall by 18-24″ spreadSun
Moonstruck6-10″ tall by 18-24″ spreadSun
Potunia
Potunia StarfishA full-sun loving petunia with a bubble of color. Its mounding habit definitely enhances the look! And as its name suggests, it is perfect for containers and hanging baskets. As it spreads, the Potunia keeps blooming in the center! A great feature and addition to any annual garden. Doesn’t need deadheading. This is not a spreader. It keeps its mounded ball-shape form all season long. The Potunias have a neat growing habit, they tend to produce a ball-shaped form. 6-10″Sun
Supertunias
Vigorous growers with slightly mounded habits that function as both fillers and spillers in containers.  They are also excellent landscape plants, best suited to be placed near the front of beds.  They have medium to large flowers.
Day Break Charm8-12″ and trails to 24″Sun
Bordeaux6-12″ tall and trails to 30″Sun
Lovie Dovie – NEW

6 – 12″ tall and trails up to 30″ (Click here for more information )
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Mulberry Charm6-12″ and trails to 24″Sun
Pretty Much Picasso6-12″ and trails to 36″Sun
Royal Magenta – NEW
6-12″ tall and trails to 30″ (Click here for more information )
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Royal Velvet6-12″ tall and trails to 30″Sun
Vista Bubblegum12-18″ tall and trails to 36″Sun
Vista Fuchsia12-18″ tall and trails to 36″Sun
Vista Silverberry12-18″ tall and trails to 36″Sun
White6 – 12″ tall and trails up to 30″Sun
Surfinia® Heavenly Blue5-7″ tall by 12-20″ spreadSun

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Phlox
Intensia BlueberryThis award winning plant is heat, drought and mildew tolerant. This easy to grow annual grows 10-16″ tall and wide. Requires well drained soil.Sun

Portulaca (Purslane)
Portulaca ColorBlast Series sets a new standard for drought-tolerant color. In garden trials ColorBlast flowers stayed open longer than other varieties under low light conditions and thrived in the summer’s worst heat spells. This super easy-to-grow and maintain plant is ideal for cascading out of baskets and containers and landscape and garden borders and beds.
Colorblast Lemon TwistYellow and white striped flowers. Grows 4-6″ tall and will spread 10-16″.Sun
Colorblast Mango MajitoOrange, yellow and white striped effect creates an eye-catching tropical feel. Grows 4-6″ tall and will spread 10-16″.Sun
Colorblast TangerineOrange with yellow centers. Grows 4-8″ and will trail to 16″Sun
Cupcakes Cherry Baby4-6″ tall by 10-16″ spreadSun
Cupcakes Yellow Chrome4-6″ tall by 10-16″ spreadSun

Salvia (Sage)
Attracts hummingbirds
Mysty – NEW
Mysty Salvia
10 to 12″ tall (Click here for more information )
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Scaveola (Fan Flower)
Easy to grow plant is heat tolerant, low maintenance and blooms all season. Great in hanging baskets and containers.
Whirlwind Blue8-14″ tall and 18-24″ spreadSun
Whirlwind White8-14″ tall and 18-24″ spreadSun

Streptocarpella
Concord BlueAiry, dainty blue flowers bloom all season. 12-15″ tall and wide. Great in hanging baskets and window boxes.Part Shade to Shade

Sutera (Bacopa)
Trailing/Spiller / Hanglng Baskets – Attracts Butterflies bacopa
Betty White4-6″ tall and 3-10″ spread.Morning Sun Afternoon Shade
Betty Dark Blue4-6″ tall and 3-10″ spread.Morning Sun Afternoon Shade
Snowstorm Double BlueDouble blue flowers, a thick, well branched habit and great summer performance makes this a wonderful plant in the garden. Continuous Bloom or Rebloomer. Long Blooming. No deadheading necessary. Trails up to 14 inches.Morning Sun Afternoon Shade

Thunbergia
LemonThis annual vine, will give you color all summer long, while climbing happily up whatever support you give it.  Fast growing and funPart to Full Sun

Torenia
Summer Wave BlueBlue flowers all season; excellent heat tolerance; loves the shade; low maintenance. Grows 8-10″ tall and will trail to 36″Part Sun to Shade

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Verbena
Aztec® Red VelvetExcellent Powdery Mildew resistance. Performs beautifully in baskets, and mixed containers. 8-10″ tall by 12-18″ spread.Sun
Lanai® Series. This series of verbena are noted for there abundant and large flowers and its excellent branching on a semi-trailing habit, is perfect for hanging baskets, mixed patio containers or landscape beds. Thrives in the tough summer heat. Disease resistance ensures Lanai looks great.
Lanai® Candy Cane6-10″ tall by 20-24″ spreadSun
Lanai® Peach6-10″ tall by 20-24″ spreadSun
Lanai® Red6-10″ tall by 20-24″ spreadSun
Lanai® Twister pink6-10″ tall by 20-24″ spreadSun
Lanai® UPRIGHT White4-10″ tall and 14-16″ spread. Attract butterflies.Sun
Lanai® UPRIGHT Bright Rose6-12″ tallSun
Lanai® UPRIGHT Purple With Eye6-10″ tall by 20-24″ spreadSun
Superbena® Series verbenas are very vigorous with strongly trailing habits  They have very large flowers and are great in landscapes and containers. They attract butterflies
Superbena® Stormburst – NEWThey have very large purple and white colored flowers. 6-12″ tall by 18-30″ spread. (Click here for more information )Stormburst SuperbenaSun
Supberbena® BurgundyThey have very large burgundy colored flowers. 6-12″ tall by 18-30″ spread.Sun
Superbena® Peachy Keen6-12″ tall and will trail to 24″Sun
Superbena® Royale Chambray6-12″ tall and will trail to 24″Sun
Superbena® Royale Plum Wine6-12″ tall and will trail to 24″Sun
Superbena® Sparkling Amethyst6-12″ tall and will trail to 24″Sun
Supperbena® Coral Red6-12″ tall and will trail to 30″Sun

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Spillers, Thrillers and Fillers

misc1Mezoo / Diamond Frost Euphorbia / Chrysocephalum

Calocephalus – Filler
Bed HeadBed Head is made for people who love the extraordinary. The silvery foliage will add striking highlights to gardens and containers. This great accent plant is heat tolerant and is a great plant to use in wreaths and crafts. Will grow 8-10″ tall and wide.Sun

Euphorbia – Filler
Diamond Frost (Spurge)Vigorous growing heat and drought tolerant plant that has clouds of airy white flowers all season. Very low maintenance plant. 12-18″ tall and will trail up to 24″.Sun to Part Sun

Chrysocephalum – Spiller
Desert FlameTrailer/Spiller – Drought TolerantSun
Flambe YellowTrailer/Spiller – Drought TolerantSun

Doreanthus – Spiller
MezooA red pop of flower color sits among succulent green leaves with white edging. Loves a hot, sunny garden location. A wonderful trailing filler for a hanging basket or container. Reaches 8-10″ tall by 10 – 18″ wide. Great trailing plant!Sun to Part Shade

Ipomea (Sweet Potato Vine) – Spiller
Great trailing foliage plants use in combination planters. excellent heat tolerance and good vigor.
Sweet Caroline Light GreenTrails to 60″Part Sun to Sun
Sweet Caroline Heart Lime GreenTrails to 20″Part Sun to Sun
Sweet Caroline Bewitched Green with EnvyTrails to 28″Part Sun to Sun
Sweet Caroline RavenTrails to 30″Part Sun to Sun
Sweet Caroline Jet BlackTrails to 30″Part Sun to Sun

Lysimachia (Creeping Jenny) – Spiller
GoldilocksGround cover or trailer / spillerPart Sun to Shade

Opliseminus (Basketgrass) – Spiller
Hirt VariegatedSpiller – Great in BasketsPart Sun to Shade

Sedum – Spiller
Lemon Coral3-10″ tall by 10-14″ spreadPart Sun to Shade

Solanum (Potato Vine) – Spiller
Jasminoides VariegatedUse as spiller or grow on a trellis or arbor. A strongly yellow variegated vine with clusters of white flowers in the spring summer and fall. Full sun, drought tolerant easy to grow. Can spread 8-10′.Sun to Shade

Spider Plant – Spiller or Filler
Reverse VariegatedEasy to grow and great for beginners!Indirect Sun

Vinca – Spiller
Expoflora3-6″ tall by 12-16″ spread. Cut this trailer back to control length and thicken up plant.Part Shade

(Our plants are either grown here or delivered throughout the season and are subject to availability.)


Wandering Jew – Spiller
PurpleTrailer/Spiller – FoolproofPart to Full Shade
Rainbow VariegatedTrailer/Spiller – FoolproofPart to Full Shade

Cordyline – Thriller  
Red SensationSpikey / Upright / ThrillerFull Sun to Part Shade

Dracaena – Thriller
 SpikesSpike Upright Thriller Sun
(Our plants are either grown here or delivered throughout the season and are subject to availability.) 

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 • Belleville, IL 62221

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